Luxembourg Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Opening Bell: 11.07.14Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Dealbreaker

    ... needs as well," Jeff Brodsky, human resources chief at New York-based Morgan Stanley, said today in a statement. Luxembourg vows to end banking secrecy (FT) Luxembourg has pledged to overhaul its culture of financial secrecy, and has fought back ...

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  2. Today in the pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | RTE.ie

    New disclosures about Luxembourg tax agreements involving billions of euro by companies with operations in Ireland are published today as politicians across Europe expressed concern about the EU member-state's dealings with multinationals. The agreements include ones negotiated by global funds that invested in TV3 and the company that owns Daft.ie and TheJournal.ie, as well as a Canadian energy company with a stake in the Corrib gas project.

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  3. FTSE 100 rises but Admiral fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Newsday

    ... says Mr Holliday. "We are desperately short of engineers... we need 40,000 more graduate engineers a year." Luxembourg has promised to end banking secrecy in a fight-back against accusations that it helps leading multinationals avoid billions of ...

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  4. Canary Wharf owners reject Qatar bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Newsday

    ... says Mr Holliday. "We are desperately short of engineers... we need 40,000 more graduate engineers a year." Luxembourg has promised to end banking secrecy in a fight-back against accusations that it helps leading multinationals avoid billions of ...

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  5. Luxembourg, new European Commission president Juncker under fire after global tax leaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Straits Times

    EU finance ministers meet in Brussels Friday, with revelations about Luxembourg's tax breaks for big firms putting pressure on former premier Jean-Claude Juncker, the new European Commission president. The finance ministers will also hope to end a row over demands for back payments from Britain, with some saying Thursday that paying the bill in instalments was a likely option.

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  6. Press Digest- New York Times business news - Nov 7Read the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Reuters

    ... nyti.ms/1tjB8OC ) * Jean-Claude Juncker, head of the European Union's executive arm and former longtime leader of Luxembourg, faces rising furore by a flood of leaked documents detailing his home country's role as a haven for hundreds of companies ...

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  7. Luxembourg, Juncker under fire after global tax leaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    European Commision president Jean-Claude Juncker came under pressure after leaked documents showed Luxembourg gave hundreds of global firms, including Pepsi, IKEA and Deutsche Bank, huge tax breaks. BRUSSELS: EU finance ministers meet in Brussels on Friday , with revelations about Luxembourg's tax breaks for big firms putting pressure on former premier Jean-Claude Juncker, the new European Commission president.

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  8. Opinion: 'Luxembourg leaks' revelations, a problem for JunckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    In Luxembourg, tax avoidance is officially seen as good for the state - nothing new there. His past as the country's premier could be a problem for the chief of the European Commission head, says DW's Bernd Riegert.

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  9. Verhofstadt calls on Junker to come cleanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ALDE leader Guy Verhofstadt called on Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to come clean Thursday , following revelations of massive tax-avoidance practices in his native Luxembourg, during Juncker's premiership. In a communique, Verhofstadt stated that the Commission should come to the European Parliament immediately, in order to explain if the secret tax deals between more than 300 international companies and Luxembourg, are in accordance with EU law.

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  10. Irish shoe is now on the other foot in this global tax warRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... facility. Now we find that many bigger Irish companies, and Irish units of multi-national operations, have used Luxembourg for comparable purposes. Let us hasten to note that "tax avoidance" is perfectly legal. What is at issue is the power of ...

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  11. Reasons to be optimistic, despite modest EU climate targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | EurActiv.com

    ... over 90% dependent on coal for power production) and Bulgaria (with a GDP per capita 16 times lower than that of Luxembourg) can agree on EU climate and energy targets, it may be possible for "catch up" economies like South Africa and Brazil to sign ...

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  12. Growth, jobs top new European Commission agendaRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | West Australian

    Boosting growth, cutting near-record jobless queues and making member states stick to tough budget rules are just some of the tasks the new European Commission must quickly get to grips with. The Commission, led by former Luxembourg prime minister Jean-Claude Juncker, formally takes office Saturday, with fixing the European Union's stalling economy the number one priority.

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  13. Juncker's EU Commission takes officeRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2014 | The Standard

    The new European Commission formally takes office Saturday under Jean-Claude Juncker, whose skills at getting things done in the labyrinthine corridors of power in Brussels face their biggest challenge yet. The prime minister of Luxembourg for 19 years, Juncker says he wants to make the EU's executive arm less bureaucratic and more political, with a high-powered team that includes several other former premiers and senior ministers.

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  14. Juncker's EU Commission takes office on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... done in the labyrinthine corridors of power in Brussels face their biggest challenge yet. The prime minister of Luxembourg for 19 years, Juncker says he wants to make the EU's executive arm less bureaucratic and more political, with a high-powered ...

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  15. EU likely to approve French, Italian 2015 budgetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... Katainen said. The new EU Commission will take power in Brussels on November 1 under its new president, former Luxembourg Premier Jean-Claude Juncker. Katainen's Commission reviews whether eurozone member countries' draft national budgets are in ...

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  16. Germany warns security situation "critical" due to radical IslamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Daily Star

    Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel, Luxembourg's Grand Duke Henri, Belgium's Queen Mathilde and King Philippe, and Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands attend a Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate in Ypres October 28, 2014, to commemorate the centenary of World War One. REUTERS/Eric Vidal BERLIN: Radical Islam poses a critical security threat to Germany, Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere warned on Tuesday, saying the number of people capable of staging attacks in the country stood at an all-time high.

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  17. 20 Richest Countries in the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Presidia Creative

    ... Qatar is also one of the few countries whose citizens do not have to pay any taxes. Officially the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, it is the second richest country of the world. Located in Western Europe, it is surrounded by Belgium to the west and ...

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  18. "Luxembourg Pay Before Cards: Market Update" is now available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players in Luxembourg. "Luxembourg Pay Before Cards: Market Update" provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the Pay Before Cards market in Luxembourg.

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  19. UAE, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg sign protocol to amend agreement on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | AME Info

    ... and order status. - Updating costing sheets. - Preparing LCs. - Managing client reports. UAE, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg sign protocol to amend agreement on avoidance of double taxation and prevention of fiscal evasion HE Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, ...

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  20. Luxembourg Credit Cards: Market Update: New research report available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players in Luxembourg. "Luxembourg Credit Cards: Market Update" provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the Credit Cards market in Luxembourg.

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